This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders and managers of small to medium-sized building businesses. The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory. Builder licensing varies across States and Territories and additional requirements to attainment of this qualification may be required. Luke is a builder for Eden Brae Homes as well as Skyline Architects. He has competencies in building, maintaining and repairing work of wooden, concrete and structure of steel. Luke's duties include carrying out construction work in the interior portion of the house that includes tiling the bathroom, working on the ceiling and also setting up of floor tiles. His work sometimes involves building heavy structures including towers. Luke possesses technical knowledge and an understanding of buildings and structures, and has a grasp of (or learns about) their functionality and forms before any construction work begins. This field also covers: Construction manager His skills set and knowledge are shown below

BSBSMB406A Manage small business finances

Luke is able to implement, monitor and review strategies for the ongoing management of a small business's finances. He can carry out the day to day financial management of a small business

CPCCBC4001A Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects

Luke can access, interpret and apply relevant building codes and standards applicable to the construction processes of residential and low rise commercial buildings (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). Luke can analyse and apply a range of solutions to a construction problem for compliance with the BCA and apply fire protection requirements.

CPCCBC4002A Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace

Luke is able to conduct an OHS risk analysis, including the inspection of workplaces for hazards. He can carry out the development and implementation of appropriate responses, including responses required by state or territory legislation and regulations, to mitigate the risks are also addressed. Luke has a comprehensive and appropriate understanding of the complex range of legislative and workplace requirements to manage risk in building and construction workplaces

CPCCBC4003A Select and prepare a construction contract

Luke is able to select and prepare appropriate construction contracts, including the sections, clauses and conditions for low rise construction projects. He can interpret complex documents, communicate clearly and succinctly and negotiate is essential skills

CPCCBC4004A Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects

Luke is able to establish the estimated costs associated with the acquisition of materials and labour on building and construction sites, together with the application of relevant overhead costs and margins. Luke has the knowledge of physical resource and supplier identification, assessment of the availability of and requirements for skilled labour and application of appropriate codes, regulations and approvals gaining processes

CPCCBC4005A Produce labour and material schedules for ordering

Luke is able to produce schedules of resource requirements so that orders can be placed for materials and labour for residential and commercial projects and to record and track costs as they are incurred. He has good knowledge of codes, regulations and approval processes, contractor systems, physical resource and supplier identification and the ability to assess the availability of and requirements for skilled labour

CPCCBC4006B Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects

Luke is able to supervise the systems through which materials are typically selected, acquired and stored on site for projects described by the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as low rise building or construction work (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Class 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). Luke is able to ensure the delivery to the site of materials that meet contract specifications and service requirements for low rise projects

CPCCBC4007A Plan building or construction work

Luke is able to plan on-site activities, including the employment of physical and human resources and the development of documentation and advice for relevant authorities concerning residential and commercial projects. Luke has the ability to identify appropriate resources and suppliers, and assess the availability of and requirements for skilled labour are essential

CPCCBC4008B Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects

Luke is able to supervise implementation of administration processes relating to residential and commercial construction projects. He can administer payments, supervise on-site communications, ensure compliance with quality control and complete record keeping processes

CPCCBC4011B Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions

Luke is able to apply structural principles to the erection or demolition of low rise projects of a more complex nature than single residential dwellings, which are typically commercial structures classified in the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres but not including Type A or Type B construction. He has good knowledge of the application of structural principles in accordance with Australian standards

CPCCBC4010B Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions

Luke can apply structural principles to the erection or demolition of low rise residential structures using conventional methods. The unit addresses those structures classified by the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as Class 1 and Class 10. Luke has strong knowledge of the application of structural principles in accordance with Australian standards

CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

Luke is able to apply legal requirements to building and construction projects of residential and low rise commercial buildings. ('Low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). Luke has the capacity to ensure compliance with all contractual requirements. He has thorough knowledge of the application of current legal and regulatory requirements

CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications

Luke is able to read and interpret plans and specifications applicable to low rise residential and commercial projects in order to inform estimation, planning and supervisory activities

CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation

Luke is able to evaluate contract specifications and information and to prepare tender documents associated with projects in the building and construction industries. He has solid knowledge of tender preparation and interpretation of project demands and requirements and the capability to bring together a body of diverse information. Luke can find the information and present it in a manner that meets organisational needs in short timeframes, and he has the ability to manage time effectively

CPCCBC4018A Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects

Luke has the ability to conduct basic measuring and levelling techniques as part of the set-out procedures performed on building projects. He can use technical instruments, and carry out the application of standard procedures and performance of calculations necessary in the set-out of construction projects

CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes

Luke is able to advise on or resolve business disputes that may arise in the course of activities in residential and commercial contracting projects. Luke can conduct an initial investigation into business disputes and possible resolution strategies, identifying opportunities for dispute resolution